This season up and coming bass Jordan Bisch returns to the Seattle Opera as Commendatore in Don Giovanni and makes his debut at the New Orleans Opera as Raimondo in Lucia di Lammermoor.
A graduate of the Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, Mr. Bisch made his main stage debut there as the Second Knight in Parsifal, and has since appeared in productions of Il Barbiere di Siviglia, La Sonnambula, Aida, Idomeneo, Romeo et Juliette, and on tour in Japan in Don Carlos. He also appeared as Kecel in the Julliard/Metropolitan Opera joint production of The Bartered Bride, conducted by James Levine. Other recent engagements have included Angelotti in Tosca at the San Francisco Opera, the world premiere of Daron Hagen’s Amelia at the Seattle Opera, Sarastro in Die Zauberflöte at the Washington National Opera, Sarastro at Opera Philadelphia, Raimondo at the Dallas Opera, Arizona Opera, and Florida Grand Opera; the Second Armored Man in Die Zauberflöte at the Los Angeles Opera and the Théâtre du Capitol in Toulouse, Frère Laurent in Roméo et Juliette with the Arizona Opera and PORTopera, and Sarastro with the Julliard Opera Theater. In concert he has appeared at the Hollywood Bowl in a performance of Aidawith Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Tanglewood Festival in a performance of the Mozart Requiem with Michael Tilson Thomas, the Tucson Desert Song Festival as Méphistophélès in Le Damnation de Faust, and at the Verbier Festival as Paolo in Simon Boccanegra with Maestro Levine. He also appears on the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra's recording of Shostakovich's Orango (Deutsche Grammophon), conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonnen.
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